Chemical compound, strongly oxidizing. It is obtained by reaction of soda with chlorine, which is produced by electrolysis of sodium chloride. Due to its characteristic oxidant attacks many dyes. It also has disinfectant properties.
Its applications range from agriculture, chemical, paint industries and lime, food industries, glass industries, paper industries and pharmaceutical industries. Also for bleaching textiles, wastewater treatment and in the production of cleaning and disinfecting agents.
It is an alkaline salt obtained from the brine purification before moving to electrolytic chlorine generation process.
It is used as a filler or additive in various industries such as adhesives, construction, paints and coatings, plastics, cosmetics, food.